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1^{st} number: 17 1/2, 2^{nd} number: 3 8/30

352 is greater than 9830

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 2 and 30 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,

352 = 35 × 152 × 15 = 52530 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,

9830 = 98 × 130 × 1 = 9830 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 52530 > 9830 or 352 > 9830

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